The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 55 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.25% 1.23% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 12.50% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Network Security
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 40 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.54% 9.80% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 90
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Luton

Network Security
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) ISO27002
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft